Vancouver’s 4/20 Marijuana Smoke Fest Sees 64 Taken To Hospital

Vancouver’s 4/20 marijuana-smoking rally led to hospitalization for 64 revelers Monday.

CANADA:  Vancouver’s 4/20 marijuana-smoking rally led to hospitalization for 64 revelers Monday, turning a celebratory occasion into a headache for ER workers. “Sixty-four people in the emergency department is a large number, in an already busy emergency department,” Providence Health Care spokesperson Dave Lefebvre told CBC. Patients were complaining of nausea, vomiting, palpitations and “a decreased level Read the full article…

4/20 Set To Smoke Out Vancouver For Annual Marijuana Event

Organizers are expecting a solid turnout of about 25,000 marijuana smokers and a record number of vendors at Monday's annual 4/20 celebration.

CANADA:  Organizers are expecting a solid turnout of about 25,000 marijuana smokers and a record number of vendors at Monday’s annual downtown celebration and rally known as 4/20. “Interest has been very big leading up to the day,” said event coordinator Jeremiah Vandermeer. “Our booths sold out in three days and we had to flex Read the full article…